Common Name – English Box – The classic favourite, this evergreen shrub with glossy green foliage, grown largely for trimming into formal shapes or as hedges. English box stood the test of time, to be considered one of the best formal hedge varieties.
|Common Use||Formal Hedge|
|Ideal Use Height Range (metres)||0.3 – 1.5|
|Ideal Use Width (metres)||0.3 – 1|
|Growth Rate Once Established – per year||25cm|
|Maximum Height (metres)||3mtrs|
|Maximum Width (metres)||1.5mtrs|
|English box is the most common form of box hedging|